Table of Contents

updated 08/25/1986 AT 01:00 AM EDT

originally published 08/25/1986 AT 01:00 AM EDT

ON THE COVER 62
You wouldn't think that such least likelies as Vanna White, Oprah Winfrey and Edward Woodward could achieve stardom, but by gosh they did—by breaking the rules

UP FRONT 24

Burglars, buggers and terrorists beware: Watergate felon Gordon Liddy is back in action as a corporate crime fighter

President Reagan says songs, movies and TV make light of drug use; Hollywood says the former actor hasn't been studying his scenes

How Leonard Andrews got those 240 Wyeth artworks of Helga, plus a look at other oft-painted models

TO THE TOP 38
He may run for the Presidency, but tragedy has taught Sen. Joe Biden that family values come first

SONG 43
Five unemployed (and mostly unmusical) Brits get off the dole and onto the charts as Sigue Sigue Sputnik

HOST 46
Master hotelier Roberto Wirth greets his guests at Rome's elegant Hassler, although he can't hear their compliments

JOCKS 53
Ace Astros hitter Glenn Davis harnesses the power of love to overcome his inner demons

SEQUEL 56
The director and stars of that Old Wave cult flick The Endless Summer a rest 11 hanging ten, 20 years later

SCREEN 61
The 007 intrigue ends with stage star Timothy Dalton tapped as the next James Bond

COUPLES 76
A romance with actress Janet Jones has finally tamed that Lithuanian lion Vitas Gerulaitis

CRITTERS 81
When Poncho and Cisco saddle up for the rodeo, the cry is "Ride 'em, monkey!"

HERO 83
Heimlich hero Brent Meldrum, 5, saves the life of his friend Tanya Branden, 6, and earns a trip to Hollywood

VIDEO 84
She may sound just like Madonna, but Regina insists she's no carbon-copy boy toy

BODY 89
At California's Club Mud, wallowing in gunk is said to be good for you

MAIL 4
PICKS & PANS 9
TAKE ONE 23
STAR TRACKS 74
LOOKOUT 86
CHATTER 92

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